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MenuItem.IsChecked Property

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether the MenuItem is checked.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation, http://schemas.microsoft.com/netfx/2007/xaml/presentation

[BindableAttribute(true)]
public bool IsChecked { get; set; }
<object IsChecked="bool" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if a MenuItem is checked; otherwise, false. The default is false.

The following example shows how the IsChecked property can be used to place a check mark in front of a menu item.


<MenuItem Name="mi1" Style="{StaticResource CheckBoxMenu}" Header="Online" IsChecked="true" 
     Click="StatusClick"/>


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
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